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Security and Protection of Private Information

August 17, 2018 Uncategorized 0 Comments

Security of information has become a major concern over the past year. While people have always been wary of sharing personal information over the internet, when Equifax was hacked last summer, it started an outcry for more security. More recently, the fear of how personal data is being used was brought to light with the […]

Background Check Myths

August 3, 2018 Uncategorized 0 Comments

MYTH: All criminal records are stored in a large, centralized database. Many people think that if you plug someone’s social security number into a database, that it spits out a report of every record associated with that person, but this is a common misconception. While there are databases that assist us with background checks, all […]

#MeToo: The Importance of a good sexual harassment policy

July 11, 2018 Uncategorized 0 Comments

In October 2017, twelve women came forward accusing Harvey Weinstein of sexual harassment, assault and rape. This sparked the nationwide #MeToo movement, and before long, similar accusations were splattered across the headlines. While these women have addressed an issue in Hollywood, they have brought light to a problem we have with society as a whole. […]

Drug Testing in the Workplace

July 11, 2018 Uncategorized 0 Comments

In our latest client education webinar, True Hire tackled the squirrely world of workplace drug testing and looked at a number of trends impacting employers in 2018. Positive Tests. Positive Trends. Positive drug test results are on the rise. Our partners over at Quest Diagnostics recently released their annual Drug Testing Index Report for 2017, and the […]

Don’t Make These Mistakes When Hiring a Nanny

February 6, 2018 Uncategorized

Hiring a new nanny can be exciting, but it can also be stressful and grueling if you have trouble finding the right person. Sometimes when you’re pressed for time, you want to get someone in quick, but there are a few steps you don’t want to skip. You also want to keep a few things […]

True Hire Wins Weatherhead 100 for Second Year in a Row

October 23, 2017 Uncategorized

Background Check Service Company Named as a 2017 Winner True Hire, providers of background check, exit interview and drug screening services, announced it has been named a winner of the 2017 Weatherhead 100. Established in 1988 to celebrate the spirit of entrepreneurship, The Weatherhead 100 is an award given by the Case Western Reserve University […]

WHAT’S A NANNY TO DO?

October 1, 2015 Childhood Education, Nanny Life, Uncategorized

Being a nanny can get really difficult when the child they care for gets difficult. And while there are potentially as many reasons for a child’s negative behavior as there are possible negative behaviors, there are several steps any nanny can take in any situation to identify the root cause, implement a strategy, and resolve […]